GBTC men Third Team in NYC Marathon

Neel Tarneja led the GBTC team to third place in the NYC Marathon with his 2:30:25 and placed in 45th over all and 9th American. Anthony Walsh, Irishman living in Boston, ran 2:39.15 for 89th; and Xaviour Walker, New Zealander living in Boston, ran 2:43:35 for 140th. Results.

An insightful article about Neel by John Conceison was published on November 10th in the Worcester Telegram.

In Manchester, NH, in the USATF New England Grand Prix, Eric Mendoza took 8th place with a 2:39. Results.


Update: Dr. Walker was quoted Sunday evening in an article by Christopher Hunt in ESPN, about his experiences as a resident physician on call on Patriots Day and as a competitor in New York City yesterday. Also, Bill Rogers was inducted to the NYRR Hall of Fame, as part of an August class of champions.

About Tom Derderian

Coach Greater Boston Track Club Senior Writer New England Runner Magazine
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